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Free #eLearning magazines to follow with interest

Ignatia Webs

This week the Learning Solutions magazine published an article I wrote on MOOCs as a new eLearning frontier. As I was writing the article, I suddenly noticed I had not mentioned my two favorite free and inspiring accessible, online eLearning magazines: Learning Solutions magazine , eLearn magazine. The magazine is linked to the eLearning Guild.

The eLearning Guild Announces Games and Gamification eBook by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

For the first time, Guild content from multiple areas—Learning Solutions Magazine, Guild Research, and the Conference. Archive—are gathered in one publication to create the ultimate resource for learning about games and gamification. Whether. you’re just getting started or want a new viewpoint, The Art and Science of Gamification will help change the way you think. about this hot topic. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Games & Learning Training Strategies

20 eLearning Blogs You Simply Have to Bookmark

eLearning Brothers

In our own, considered, humble opinion, we have an awesome blog that every eLearning professional should read. But sometimes we like to see what our colleagues are doing, which means taking a look at the multitude of eLearning knowledge that exists all over the web. Cathy Moore is an impassioned advocate for interesting and stimulating eLearning. Learning Solutions Magazine.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 6-7, 2012 mLearning : Making Learning Mobile, offered by the eLearning Guild, online. link] January 24-25, 2013 eLearning Software : Productivity Tips and Secrets, organized by the eLearning Guild, offered online.

Exploring #seamless learning for #MOOC and #mobile

Ignatia Webs

It is a bit of unexplored territory and as such I thought it would be good to launch it to the broader eLearning community. The wonderful Bill Brandon editor of the Learning Solutions Magazine (online, free magazine with lots of practical eLearning news) allowed me to write a short introduction to seamless learning in an overall setting, combining mobile and MOOC/online features.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. link] December 8-9, 2011 Lessons and Insights from Ten eLearning Masters , offered by the eLearning Guild, online.

#mHealth opportunities and planning using #mLearning

Ignatia Webs

Because of the wide variety of options that are out there, I wrote an article for always inspirational Learning Solutions magazine which is the eLearning Guild publication. With the world getting smaller by the day, mHealth is a sound and human region of eLearning to get into. mobile mLearning journals eLearning guild mobile learning health mhealth

Looking for information on eLearning? Here are my favorite 8 places

Challenge to Learn

After the post that I wrote on how to find copyright free images I got a number of requests to also share other eLearning sources that I use. Places that get you started in eLearning or will give you more detailed information. Websites that have independent information on eLearning, tools, communities, things like that. If you want to find the latest post on any eLearning related topic, this is the place to go. ELearning industry. ELearningindustry has developed itself over the past two years as one of the major places to get info about eLearning.

Networking in the ELearning Industry

LearnDash

As an elearning professional you have wide-range of options for networking, here are just a few: 1. ELearning Guild - Completely optional of course, but joining the ELearning Guild (even as a free member) will introduce you to various resources you would have never had in the past. 3. elearning In fact, it can be extremely useful.

The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support

Learnnovators

Moving Beyond eLearning to Performance Support : Here’s a (recorded) webinar from eLearning Guild in which Bob Masher (Chief Learning Evangelist, Ontuitive) shares his insights on moving beyond conventional e-learning to embedded performance support solutions using industry examples in a highly interactive way. What are the techniques to achieve the same? What is the trend?

Top 10 eLearning Bloggers For 2015 [Infographic]

TalentLMS

good blog can be a window to a whole industry, and the eLearning industry is no exception. This is where we come in, to hand you our definitive list of the top 10 eLearning bloggers for 2015. Embed this infographic on your site by copy-pasting the code below: <div style=”clear:both”><a href=””><img src=”[link] border=”0″ /></a></div><div>Courtesy of: <a href=”[link] TRANSCRIPT: When was the last time you visited an influential eLearning blog? Happy reading!

Social Media for eLearning Professional Development (Part 2)

eLearning Brothers

The discussions and resources on LinkedIn provide the eLearning community with resources, a network, and encouragement. There are numerous eLearning groups on LinkedIn. Based on your individual situation, find groups that inspire you to develop your own abilities as an eLearning designer. The eLearning Guild. The eLearning Global Network. Groups to join.

eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 9-10, 2010 What’s Hot, What’s Not in e-Learning , eLearning Guild Online Seminar. link] February 7-9, 2011 Training 2011 Conference and Expo, sponsored by Training Magazine , San Diego, California, USA. You can contact him at: crwr77@gmail.com. And send that to Clayton. link].

The Best of eLearning in August 2015

Everything E-Learning

Second, this is a great Lectora template from the eLearning Brothers with easy customization options. eLearning Authoring: Taking the Next Step with xAPI. This article from Learning Solutions Magazine gives you some great examples of what you can track with xAPI (subscription or eLearning Guild login required to read the whole article). Take a look: 1. 

Invest in Your Development with The eLearning Guild by Jennifer Neibert

Learning Solutions Magazine

As a community of practice, The eLearning Guild is based on the idea that members share with, and. Learning Solutions Magazine, the Guild truly offers something for everyone. learn. from, other members. And 2014 is shaping up to be another exciting year! With face-to-face and. virtual. Emerging Topics Getting Started Professional Development

Balancing Personal and Organizational Blogging

David Kelly

In addition to my personal blog, I’ve also written for other magazines and periodicals over the years, including the eLearning Guild Blog, TWIST. Writing for TWIST has been an interesting experience, as the work that I do for the Guild exists in the same intersection of learning and technology that my personal blog supports. Three Types of Writing.

12 Must-Know Learning Industry Sites

LearnDash

If you have an interest in elearning or instructional design, undoubtedly you have your list of favorite sites that you visit for coming up to speed with new trends and happenings. Elearning Learning – This site is designed to pull in the best content on the web related to the elearning industry. Elearning! Technology site by EdTech Magazine. The List!

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eLearning is Overdue for a Makeover

Will at Work Learning

I''ve been an observer of elearning for almost 30 years. I''ve seen brilliant, compelling, effective elearning. I''ve built some pretty damn good elearning too. And yet, after four decades of human effort to improve elearning, there''s still way, way, way too much mediocre elearning created each year. A lot of us have been grumbling about the sorry state of elearning for a long time. What we''ve done is to channel the wisdom of scientific researchers, world-class elearning designers, and elearning thought leaders. eLearningManifesto.org.

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

Only listings until June 30, 2012 are complete as dates, locations, or Internet addresses (URLs) were not available for a number of events held after this date. => Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another eLearning Conference! An explanation for the format of the list can be found HERE Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change ; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. Petersburg Beach, Florida, USA. link].

eLearning 101: How to Make an eLearning Course (Updated!)

OpenSesame

Before you get started building elearning courses, you need to learn some key vocabulary. Since the late ‘90s, SCORM has been the software standard of choice to ensure that any elearning course will play on any learning management system. eLearning Authoring Tools. Video in eLearning. Interested in creating video-based elearning courses? What’s an authoring tool?

35+ ID & Elearning Blogs

Experiencing eLearning

One way I stay connected with the community and what’s happening in the field is by reading blogs by instructional designers, elearning professionals, and educators. I use Feedly for my RSS reader, but you can use other readers or subscribe via email. If you don’t want to subscribe to all these blogs individually, check out eLearning Learning. More Blogs.

What are you reading for eLearning insight?

Integrated Learnings

If you’re in search of recommended reading for eLearning insight, consider some of these sources of inspiration …. Journals and magazines about workplace learning, performance improvement, and related fields. ASTD’s Training + Development magazine and ISPI’s Performance Improvement Journal are both examples worth taking a peek at. You might also consider magazines from closely related fields. Those who are heavily involved in eLearning development might enjoy magazines for programmers or graphic designers. By Shelley A. Gable. What are you reading?

Michael Allen's new eLearning Books

eFront

Michael told me about two new eLearning books that he was writing at the moment. What I really like about Michael is that he offers free chapters from these books. I am looking forward to purchase Michael's new books and share my thoughts with the eLearning community! ?If free elearning books Allen Interactions 40 free elearning books Michael Allen new elearning books

Will Thalheimer, Subscription Learning: A Fundamentally Different Form of eLearning #LSCon

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from a session at the eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions 2014 , happening this week in Orlando, Florida. What does it mean to subscribe to a magazine? Forgive me any typos or incoherence. Will Thalheimer, PhD. Will at Work Learning. Every year Will reads over 200 articles on learning and learning research. He''s been talking about subscription learning--moving away from single learning events to provide experiences that ensure better retention and on the job application. We better design learning and include after learning follow-up.

What Can eLearning Learn from “7 Ways Video Games Reward the Brain?”

Integrated Learnings

It sounded like a great source of inspiration for eLearning design.so I immediately clicked the link and viewed the 17-minute video. Below is a brief explanation of each, along with ideas for how those principles could apply to eLearning. --1-- Experience bars that measure progress. How we can apply it: This might not impact a short, stand-alone eLearning course. But what about a longer course with several eLearning lessons? Or a longer course where eLearning is part of a blended approach? Instructional Design eLearning Motivation AttentionBy Shelley A.

Top eLearning Sites?

Tony Karrer

I was asked what the biggest traffic sites are in eLearning that were not vendor specific sites. This was from a marketer trying to reach eLearning professionals. My quick answer was that Jane Hart’s site , eLearning Learning and The eLearning Guild would be among the top. It’s definitely not accurate as it way under reports traffic for eLearning Learning.

The Importance of Engagement in Elearning

SkyPrep

With elearning software , there isn’t a clear way to determine the level of engagement. Advice for a successful elearning program. Four main characteristics can make or break your online training software , according to The ELearning Guild. eLearningWhen students’ minds start drifting in a face-to-face class, it’s fairly obvious.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton Wright just sent me his incredible annual list of eLearning Conferences. link] December 10-11, 2009 Tips, Tricks, and Techniques for Streamlining Your e-Learning Development , eLearning Guild Online Forum. link] December 17-18, 2009 International Conference on eLearning for Knowledge-Based Society , 6 th , Bangkok, Thailand. Louis, Missouri, USA. ichov, Špindler?v

Learning Ecosystems and the Experience API: xAPI Camp Recap by Michael Hruska and Ashley Medford

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild and Learning Solutions Magazine continue to support the Experience API at our conferences and in our. publications. In March, at the xAPI Camp held in Orlando, 17 presenters offered an update to the progress made by the xAPI. and examples of the ways developers are incorporating it into applications. Here is a report on that camp, with links to some. of the presentations. Emerging Topics Learning Systems Measurement Training Strategies

#LSCon day 1, Leapfrogging serious lean agile innovation performance ecosystems for 90%

Challenge to Learn

Serious I attended the serious elearning manifesto session. They made it very clear that their goal is the raise the general level of eLearning in order to make it more effective, it is not about innovation, but about applying the stuff we already know (or should know). Based on the info she gathered she will create an article for the learning solutions magazine.

ID and e-Learning Links (2/24/14)

Experiencing eLearning

The eLearning Guild Releases 2014 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report by News Editor : Learning Solutions Magazine. tags: elearning salary instructionaldesign. How To Choose An Authoring Tool For Your HTML eLearning Development | The Upside Learning Blog. 2014 Salary survey results plus calculator. Comparison of Lectora, Storyline, and Captivate. tags: e-learning lectora captivate storyline html5 m-learning. Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here. Filed under: Bookmarks

Five wonderful Open Access journals to read and write for

Ignatia Webs

At the same time reading up on wonderfully rich and open access journals or magazines makes my day. Learning Solutions Magazine offers feature articles, case studies, reviews, interviews, spotlights, columns, snippets, tips, and news that you can use with confidence while making critical decisions to ensure your organization’s success with eLearning.

The eLearning Guild Announce the Re-launch of Learning Solutions Magazine

The E-Learning Curve

The eLearning Guild Announce the Re-launch of Learning Solutions Magazine which has been re-launched in a new web-based format. The eLearning Guild Announce the Re-launch of Learning Solutions Magazine is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning e-learning ecosystem e-learning industry eLearning Guild learning technology media distribution

Marc My Words: In Learning and Performance Ecosystems, the Whole Is Greater Than the Sum of the Parts (Part Two: A Deeper Dive) by Marc Rosenberg

Learning Solutions Magazine

You will be hearing a lot from The eLearning Guild and in Learning Solutions Magazine over the coming months about. learning and performance ecosystems. This column expands on Marc’s introduction of the concept last month. Between. these. two columns and the white paper linked at the end of this one, you will gain a more complete understanding of this vital. emerging concept. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Instructional Design Management Training Strategies

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

After an academic career, Dr. Quinn served as an executive in online and elearning initiatives and has an international reputation as a speaker and scholar, with four books and numerous articles and chapters to his credit. Clark:  My mobile learning journey started when I was asked to write a piece about mLearning for an online magazine. The US Department of Education study that found eLearning superior to face-to-face had a thoughtful caveat, where it proposed that the improvement was not owing to the medium, but to the chance to step back and rethink the opportunity.

Learning Solutions Conference: Experts of the Guild

Web Courseworks

I have been impressed over the years with the fine work of David Holcombe and Heidi Fisk, founders of the eLearning Guild. When it comes to eLearning, the Guild is a trusted source of information, networking and a true community of practice. This is topped only by the way they organize events to promote the professional development of those of us in eLearning. What I hope Marcia discusses is how to combine social media within formal eLearning courses. also encourage everyone to revisit his book Engaging eLearning. These are just a few.

Why are So Many LMS Buyers Dissatisfied?

aLearning

Patti Shank, in her 2010 “Getting Started with Learning  Management Systems&# research report for the e-Learning Guild cites some important findings: Of the 909 survey respondents, “more than a third think that the LMS can be an “ impediment to learning.&#. In his article for the February 2011 issue of Workforce Magazine Online, “eLearning Hits its Stride,&# he cites these findings: More than 70% of enterprise organizations [multi-unit corporations] have an LMS. Creating an elearning strategy isn’t just about deciding which content to put online.

Nine Information Alternatives to the Now Defunct Training Magazine

Kapp Notes

Unfortunately, Training Magazine is folding up shop on its web site, print magazine and conferences. You can read some posts about its closing: Training Magazine Closes and Now, it appears, So Do the Conferences It's Happening in the Learning Industry: Training Magazine and Web Site Shutting Down RIP Training Magazine by Jane Bozarth Training Magazine, RIP by Jay Cross Training Magazine and Web Site to Close at Learning Solutions Magazine Fortunately, over the past few years a number of information sources have arisen that can provide good, solid information about the industry.

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eLearning Guild OLF Resources

eLearning Blender

Today I will be presenting with Montse Anderson in the eLearning Guilds Online Forums. Our session is titled “How to Give your eLearning Graphics a Voice” and takes place today at 12 pst. Source Files: Forklift Animation Flight Animation Software Training Zoom and Pan Animation (Instructions and Source Files) Examples: Hale Heart Museum Animated Intro Magazine Cut Out Storytelling Animation James Kingsley’s Forklift Example Other Resources: Montse’s resources and examples Trendy Magazine Cutout Effect Animated Hands Effect. Tags: eLearning Graphics

DevLearn follow up: Not only curation but also moderation and didactics

Challenge to Learn

Decades ago people where creating publications with clippings from newspapers and magazines and they made them available to others by copying them. curation e-Learning e-Learning authoring tool EasyGenerator eLearning guild Learning technologyOne of the most interesting topics at DevLearn was ‘Curation’ and the question attached to it was: “Will e-Learning (developers) become obsolete?” believe that the role of e-Learning and e-Learning developers will become even more important in the near future.” ” In this post I will explain why.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

crw Another source of major eLearning conferences is: Tom King's eLearning Google Calendar. link] ResearchatAUC/conferences/ elearning/Pages/default.aspx January 11-14, 2009 Association for Communications Technology Professionals in Higher Education (ACUTA) Winter Seminar – Unified IP Communications Applications Across the Enterprise and Preparing Communications Technologies for Emergencies and Disasters, Palm Springs, California, USA. link] February 9-11, 2009 Training 2009 Conference and Exposition, 32nd, sponsored by Training Magazine , Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, August 11, 2009 Jane Bozarth: Better than Bullet Points Jane Bozarth : Better than Bullet Points: Creating Engaging eLearning with PowerPoint. Session hosted by Training Magazine. Frustration with eLearning: Becomes dumping ground for slides, text, content All the fun stuff kept for the classroom. Not elearning, but ereading. Bad elearning can be horrible no matter what tool you use. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew! Not PPT 101.

I Need an LMS. Where Do I Start?

Experiencing eLearning

Five Tips and an RFP Template : Choosing the Right LMS is another article from Learning Solutions Magazine with tips for selecting the right LMS. The eLearning Guild has published several research reports on LMSs in the last few years. Start with Getting Started in eLearning: Learning Management Systems , then read Evaluating and Selecting a Learning Management System.

Key social learning resources: Part 6 #sociallearning

Jane Hart

Continuing my series of key social learning resources, here is this week’s selection. 1- In Jane Bozarth’s Nuts and Bolts column for Learning Solutions Magazine,  this month she provides an excerpt from the eLearning Guild’s Report, Social Media for Learning. Social learning

eLearning Guild DevLearn 2009 Trip Report

Ellen Wagner

I received a very nice direct message from Shanta Rohse (@shantarohse) yesterday, alerting me that she'd used one of my DevLearn 2009 presentation slides in her recently featured blogpost in eLearning Magazine. I am super flattered that my "Hype Cycle. Tags: eLearning eLearning Guild Events Innovation Sage Road Solutions